Monthly Archives: January 2022

Seabin Project for Cleaner Oceans | #MindYourWake Series

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An Australian native and boatbuilder, Andrew Turton had long enjoyed traveling, sailing, and surfing. But, he had also long been bothered by seeing and swimming through trash in the same waters. Eight years ago, he and Pete Ceglinski, a fellow Aussie surfer and boatbuilder, quit their jobs to do something about marine litter, especially plastic […]

Best Beaches on Sanibel Island to Explore by Boat

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Almost every beach on Sanibel Island is reachable by land. However, to get the flavor of the island, visiting its beaches by boat will add to the experience. Sanibel Island is graced with miles of beachline, kissed by the waves of the Gulf of Mexico. Unfortunately, not every beach on its shores is open to […]

50 Nautical, Sailing & Boat Terms for Beginners 

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Boating has its own vocabulary and if you’re going to be spending time on the water, you should understand a few basic boat terms. Knowing these will make you safer as well as more useful whether boating on your own, chartering or helping friends on their boat. Let’s divide these words into basic nautical terms […]

Miami International Boat Show (MIBS) – 2022 Boat And Yacht Debuts

Highlighting the best boats for all types of boaters at MIBS 2022.

African American Sailors & Fishermen Throughout History

African American sailors and fishermen have made a mark on history, and many who did also made their mark on the crews they served with. The feats they accomplished, often against exceedingly high odds, are notable. The following are names and a bit of history of a few African American sailors and fishermen of note. […]

8 Essential Knots Every Boater Should Know

Scrub up on how to tie different knot types for a range of scenarios.

Best Catamarans for 2022

The 2022 model year includes some great choices for boaters who are catamaran fans.

2022 Discover Boating Miami International Boat Show: Preview Guide

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It’s back and bigger than ever. The Miami Boat Show—now known as the Discover Boating® Miami International Boat Show®—took a break due to COVID-19 last year, but has returned for an in-person experience for 2022. The show dates have changed, so it starts and ends a day earlier: Wednesday to Sunday, February 16-20. The show […]

Boat Owner Must Have: Custom Boat Apparel

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For many boat owners, you know the feeling of seeing the guy in your marina with custom boat apparel from head to toe, and when the question comes, “Where did you get that?” there’s always a different answer. The truth is, getting custom boat apparel with your logo and name on it is a pain. […]

The Best Offshore Fishing Boats of 2022

What are the best offshore fishing boats in 2022? These models top our list.